3. Basic Terms and Definitions

  1. Jane Kucera

Published Online: 29 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470882634.ch3

Reverse Osmosis: Design, Processes, and Applications for Engineers

Reverse Osmosis: Design, Processes, and Applications for Engineers

How to Cite

Kucera, J. (2010) Basic Terms and Definitions, in Reverse Osmosis: Design, Processes, and Applications for Engineers, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470882634.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 19 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470618431

Online ISBN: 9780470882634

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Keywords:

  • reverse osmosis system flow rating;
  • concentration polarization;
  • fouling;
  • silt density index;
  • Langelier saturation index

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Reverse Osmosis System Flow Rating

  • Recovery

  • Rejection

  • Flux

  • Concentration Polarization

  • Beta

  • Fouling

  • Scaling

  • Silt Density Index

  • Langelier Saturation Index